Nobody knows just when the Fishing Derby started. As far as anybody can tell it had been going on since the Pier was completed in 1966 until the pier closed due to damage. Hopefully the Fishing Derby will resume when the pier reopens.
WAS OPEN TO CHILDREN UP TO 13
**BRING YOUR OWN FISHING GEAR**
FREE BAIT- FREE REFRESHMENTS
"Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers." Pres. Herbert Hoover
Families were encouraged to fish together, but only fish caught by children counted toward prizes.